601 Melville Ave West Burlington, IA 52655
  • For Sale
  • Single Family

601 Melville Ave West Burlington, IA 52655 Get directions

$459,000 $123/Sq. ft.
4 Beds 3 Baths 1 Partial Bath 3,738 Sq. ft. 11,326 Sq. ft. Lot
  • Age 10 Years
  • MLS# 20173767
  • Listed 7 Months 26 Days Ago


Beyond your expectations! Few properties come close to matching the design, quality and craftsmanship of this grand West Burlington 2 story. 3 finished floors total over 5, 000 sq. ft. of generously scaled living areas. The stamped concrete walkway to the stamped concrete wrap around front porch with recessed lighting set the stage for the value within. From the front door to the back is a wide unobstructed tiled hallway, with a beautiful wood and wrought iron staircase to the left and an in-home office on the right. Half way down the hall is a formal dining room with recessed area for a hutch. The spacious living room holds a unique tiled electric fireplace, perfect for a warm touch on a chilly evening. Living room, dining room, and eat-in kitchen are all open to each other. Out the back door is a stamped concrete patio and walkway to the wrap around front porch and extra 24 x 28 garage. There are two apple trees in the back. The kitchen features yards of solid surface counter, top of the line appliances including 2 ovens, spice cabinets, recycle station and a 7 x 5 walk-in pantry. There is a mudroom off the kitchen complete with a shoe station, leading out to the attached 3 car garage. Additionally there is a full guest bath. Upstairs you will find 4 very large bedrooms, one of which is a private master suite complete with enormous walk-in closet, a private balcony, horizontal privacy windows and a master bath with double sinks, a jet tub and separate shower and a private toilet room. Also on second floor is a 2nd bath and a laundry room complete with folding station and shelving underneath it to hold six clothes baskets, hanging racks, built-in ironing board and hidden shelving for laundry soaps and such. The basement (with egress window) is a sports lovers dream come true. Serve your guests from your fully equipped wet bar complete with refrigerator and microwave, Hawkeye mirror and granite floor tile, carpeted areas for high tops and game tables, and a carpeted billiard room.(Pool table and pool Hawkeye light do NOT stay) There is a half bath and a storage and mechanical room. Home has geothermal, blown in insulation, a new sump pump with city water pressure back-up sump pump and is wired for a security system. There is a whole house stereo system (Onkyo/Breath Audio) that can play 6 different songs in 6 different rooms. There are outdoor speakers front and back with remote. There is a built-in safe. Located in West Burlington, close to schools and shopping. This is a home you will love coming home to. Includes a 1 year America's preferred home warranty.



  • Total Bathrooms: 4.00
  • Full Bathrooms: 3
  • 1/2 Bathrooms: 1
  • Master Bathroom Description: 13x9 Level: 2
  • Bathroom 2 Description: 1


  • Bedrooms: 4
  • Bedroom 2 Dimensions: 16 x 12 Level: 2
  • Bedroom 3 Dimensions: 16 x 12 Level: 2
  • Bedroom 4 Dimensions: 24 x 12 Level: 2
  • Bedroom 1 Description: 247 0

Heating and Cooling

  • Cooling Features: Geothermal
  • Fireplace Features: Yes
  • Number of Fireplaces: 1

Other Rooms

  • Basement Features: Full
  • Den Dimensions: 11 x 13 Level: 1
  • Family Room Dimensions: FamilyRoom Dim: 24 x 24, Family Room: 24 x 24 Level: LL
  • Family Room Sqft: 576
  • Basement Description: Full
  • Living Room Description: 19x17 Level: 1

Interior Features

  • Wet Bar
  • Whirlpool Tub

Kitchen and Dining

  • Dining Room Dimensions: DiningRoom Dim: 11 x 19, Dining Room: 11 x 19 Level: 1
  • Dining Room Sqft: 209
  • Kitchen Description: Built-in Oven, Cabinets, Dishwasher, Disposal, Eat-In-Kitchen, Eating Bar, Microwave, Pantry, Range Electric, Refrigerator
  • Kitchen Dimensions: Kitchen Dim: 16 x 19, Kitchen: 16 x 19 Level: 1
  • Kitchen Sqft: 304

Exterior and Lot Features

  • Patio
  • Porch
  • Lot Size Square Feet: 11326

Land Info

  • Lot Description: 79 X 120 Irregular
  • Lot Dimensions Source: Acres
  • Lot Size Acres: 0.26
  • Lot Size Dimensions: 79 X 120 Irregular

Garage and Parking

  • Number of Garage Spaces: 5
  • Garage Description: Attached
  • Garage Features: Garage Dimensions: 2 Garages. 3 car attached. 2 car detached.

Homeowners Association

  • Association: No
  • Calculated Total Monthly Association Fees: 0
  • Association Name: No

Other Property Info

  • Annual Tax Amount: 7925.45
  • Source Listing Status: Active
  • County: Des Moines
  • Directions: South of Huston on Melville
  • Source Property Type: Single Family Residence
  • Other Features: City
  • Inclusions: Blinds/Shades, Ceiling Fan, Mudroom
  • Area: East
  • Source Neighborhood: East
  • Parcel Number: 10-35-280-002
  • Source System Name: C2C

Building and Construction

  • Square Feet Living: 3738.00
  • Year Built: 2009
  • Property Age: 10
  • Structure Type: Residential
  • House Style: 2 Story
  • Total Below Grade Area: 1762.00

Nearby Schools

Rating School Grades Distance
7 West Burlington Elementary School PK-5 0.2 mi
3 West Burlington Junior High School 6-8 0.2 mi
4 West Burlington High School 9-12 0.2 mi
NA Notre Dame High Private School 7-12 1.4 mi

School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Maponics, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.


Property History for 601 Melville Ave

Property Tax

Property Price

Date Event Price Price / Sq ft Source
2019-06-05 Price Changed $459,000 $122 SouthEastIowa
2019-04-18 Listed $479,000 $128 SouthEastIowa

The price and tax history data is obtained from public records and/or MLS feeds from local jurisdiction. Contact your REALTOR® directly in order to obtain the most up-to-date information available.